At the onset of the season Oklahoma City was considered a solid but great Western Conference playoff contender. In the same way Milwaukee was respected but hardly considered top tier. But the NBA betting online perceptions are quickly changing on the Bucks. Milwaukee is one of the hottest teams on the board in recent weeks. Most important of all they have been profitable by large margins for the season. While Oklahoma City is also in the black their value has tailed off in recent days. Both the Bucks and Thunder are complete teams that effectively play a full court game.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder
Date and Time: Sunday, January 27, 2019, 6 p.m. ET
Location: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Bucks vs. Thunder TV Coverage: ESPN
Oklahoma City Thunder
Late on Oklahoma City has covered just three of their last eight NBA betting online matchups. Six of their last seven games have gone over the total. In this situation OKC is 28-18 straight up, 25-21 vs. the odds, and 23-23 on totals. The Thunder have NBA rankings of eighth for scoring offense and 10th for points allowed. Naturally Russell Westbrook triggers Oklahoma City’s success. Westbrook averages 21.8 points, 10.6 rebounds, and 10.5 assists per game. Additional star power is provided by Paul George. Indeed, the forward has 26.7 points and eight rebounds per game.
Milwaukee has a sportsbook record of 34-12 straight up, 26-17-3 against the spread, and 23-23 on totals. Subsequently the Bucks have lost just three of their last 10 games on the board. Just two of their last eight contests went over the total. Milwaukee has the look of a quality playoff contender. To illuminate the Bucks rank second for scoring offense and seventh for points allowed. Giannis Antetokounmpo has emerged as a dominant superstar. Consider his 26.4 points, 12.5 rebounds and six assists per game. So too has Giannis elevated the play of everyone around him.
Stats to Consider
Milwaukee has been among the more solid road wagering values in the NBA. As an example, the Bucks have lost just two of their last 10 games on the board for away matchups. Nine of their last road tilts have gone under the total. On the other hand, Oklahoma City has been in the red in recent home games. OKC has lost five of their last nine against the line at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Just one of their last eight home matchups went under the total.
Team vs. Team
Head to head Milwaukee has had the recent advantage. In one example the Thunder have paid in just two of their last five against the Bucks. Also, the last five games in this matchup have stayed under the number. Further, Milwaukee has paid in two of their last three visits to OKC. The last two meetings in this series at Chesapeake Energy Arena went under the total.
Matchup to Watch
Fashion Milwaukee’s good recent play and record of excellence on the road. Above all they have proven to get the cash against the Thunder. Above all Giannis brings a dominant element in this NBA betting online matchup. From this point the Bucks have the better form and momentum.
NBA Betting Online Picks
Milwaukee rates the call in this one!
NBA Betting Online Pick: Milwaukee Bucks
NBA Betting Online Score Prediction: Bucks 104, Thunder 100
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